A Misguided Way to Collect Student-Loan Debt
Suspending delinquent borrowers' occupational licenses just makes it harder for them to repay their loans. Thankfully, states are moving to abandon the practice.
Shoshana Weissmann is a Fellow and the digital media manager at the R Street Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based free-market-focused think tank. In addition to managing R Street's social media and email marketing, she works on occupational licensing reform and other issues.
Before joining R Street, Weissmann managed digital communications for Opportunity Lives, a group that highlighted positive stories and policy solutions. Before that, she managed social media and wrote for The Weekly Standard. Earlier in her career, she managed digital communications for the America Rising PAC.